Movies and TV shows like Point Pleasant

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Point Pleasant (2005)
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Point Pleasant
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A series of supernatural events begins in a small coastal New Jersey town after the arrival of a mysterious teenage girl, who apparently has the ability to influence the people and events around her.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, atmospheric
Plot: supernatural ability, betrayal, small town, human nature, curses spells and rituals, mystery, good versus evil, memory loss, supernatural, mysterious character, small town life, danger, dishonesty, dark heroine, rivalry, heaven and hell, free will, amnesiac, armageddon, coastal town, love interest, apocalypse, priest, female protagonist, rage ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new jersey, usa
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Shadow Bound
Horror
USA
20 min.
 8.7
Millennium
Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
USA
45 min.
 8.1
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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out scary, serious, suspenseful and atmospheric films and TV series with plots about danger, deadly, supernatural, mystery, curses spells and rituals, murder and supernatural ability mostly in Thriller, Mystery and Horror genres. Some movies like Point Pleasant: Salem's Lot (2004), The Diary of Ellen Rimbauer (2003), The Evictors (1979), The Ring Two (2005), Bad Blood... the Hunger (2012). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Salem's Lot
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 181 min.
Story: Writer Ben Mears returns to his childhood home of Jerusalem's Lot and discovers that it is being terrorized by vampires.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, atmospheric, surprise ending
Plot: vampire, hospital, ghost, mysterious character, supernatural ability, mystery, small town, good versus evil, murder, priest, danger, deadly ...
Time: contemporary
Place: israel, maine, middle east, usa
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The Dark Secret of Harvest Home
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 300 min.
Story: A young couple moves to a quiet New England village, only to soon find themselves mixed up in mysterious rituals.
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, atmospheric, rough ...
Plot: small town, curses spells and rituals, danger, supernatural, mystery, village, supernatural ability, small town life, village life, harvest, ritual, cult ...
Time: 70s
Place: new england, usa
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    User:   86%
 
The Diary of Ellen Rimbauer
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Set at the turn of the century, this is the tale of Ellen Rimbauer who just received this mysterious mansion as a wedding gift from her new husband...
Style: atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, scary, psychological
Plot: ghost, losing-it hero, mystery, mysterious character, supernatural ability, domestic disturbance, couple relations, haunted house, dangerous attraction, infidelity, afterlife, woman in danger ...
Time: contemporary
Place: seattle, usa
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System:   74%
    User:   89%
 
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The Evictors
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: In the 1940s, a young couple moves into a remote house near a small town in Louisiana. The house has a history of violence that seems to be repeating itself…
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, atmospheric
Plot: ghost, domestic disturbance, village, afterlife, haunted house, mystery, danger, farm, deadly, supernatural, mentally unstable, supernatural ability ...
Time: 70s, year 1942
Place: louisiana, usa
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System:   71%
    User:   72%
 
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The Ring Two
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Rachel Keller must prevent evil Samara from taking possession of her son's soul.
Style: scary, psychological, suspenseful, serious, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens
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Bad Blood... the Hunger
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Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: For several college students embarked on a summer of sun and fun find that their adventure turns eerily macabre when dark and ancient forces propel them into a sinister enclave peopled by human, night-stalking, ravenous flesh-eaters whose wit and ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, macabre, sinister ...
Plot: danger, gory, mystery, deadly, supernatural ability, curses spells and rituals, isolation, religions or cults, forbidden love, young love, trapped, flesh eating ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Millennium
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
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Duration: 45 min.
Story: A retired FBI serial-profiler joins the mysterious Millennium Group, a team of underground ex-law enforcement experts dedicated to fighting against the ever-growing forces of evil and darkness in the world.
Style: atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, scary, tense
Plot: serial killer, cult, crime, special agents, supernatural ability, investigation, murder, mystery, good versus evil, crimes, murder investigation, fbi ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: seattle, usa, washington d.c., seattle washington
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    User:   67%
 
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Mortuary
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A family moves to a small town in California where they plan on starting a new life while running a long-abandoned funeral home. The locals fear the place, which is suspected to be on haunted ground
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Plot: ghost, gory, mysterious character, serial killer, small town, zombie, mystery, slasher, afterlife, murder, curses spells and rituals, death in the family ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, texas, usa
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    User:   79%
 
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The Echo
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Bobby Reynolds is released on probation from Rikers and moves to the old apartment in East Village, New York, where his lonely mother lived and passed away. He finds a job as mechanic at the Houston Auto Repair shop owned by the supportive Hector ...
Style: scary, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: ghost, gory, domestic disturbance, chaos and mayhem, curses spells and rituals, supernatural ability, parents and children, riddles and clues, danger, family problems, supernatural, grudge ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   66%
    User:   59%
 
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Eternal
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Detective Raymond Pope is a detective of questionable morals, searching for his missing wife. His investigation leads him to the wealthy estate of the enigmatic Elizabeth Kane and her young maid Irina. Under Elizabeth's fascinating looks and ...
Style: serious, sexual, suspenseful, atmospheric, offbeat ...
Plot: mysterious character, serial killer, supernatural ability, mystery, investigation, manipulations, mind game, obsession, dangerous attraction, murder, who done it, woman in danger ...
Time: contemporary
Place: canada, montreal quebec canada, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   66%
    User:   65%
 
Rise of the Dead
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: In the sleepy small town of Dudley, Ohio, a terrifying future awaits. Laura is almost raped by a normal lawyer who appears to have gone crazy. When her boyfriend, Jack Walther saves her by running him over with her car, the cops don't buy the ...
Style: serious, bleak, rough, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: zombie, gory, deadly, supernatural, small town, mystery, babies and infants, ghost, deadly creature, vengeance, pregnancy, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: ohio, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   65%
    User:   74%
 
Try to Remember
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Fifteen years after a murderer is convicted he is released and all the witnesses against him begin to be murdered.
Style: serious, twists and turns, suspenseful, realistic, rough ...
Plot: police investigation, mystery, partners against crime, vengeance, crime, murder, small town, small town life, who done it, woman in danger, crimes, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: florida, miami, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   64%
    User:   54%
 
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The Lodger
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Set in Los Angeles with two converging plot lines – The first involves an uneasy relationship between a psychologically unstable landlady and her enigmatic lodger – The second is about a troubled detective engaged in a cat-and-mouse game with ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, scary, atmospheric ...
Plot: serial killer, hollywood, murder, mystery, psychopath, police investigation, crimes, deadly, mysterious character, slasher, mind game, haunted by the past ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, santa monica california
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System:   64%
    User:   65%
 
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The Tall Man
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada, France
Duration: 106 min.
Story: When her child goes missing, a mother looks to unravel the legend of the Tall Man, an entity who allegedly abducts children.
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, twists and turns, twist ending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: kidnapping, mystery, small town, children, missing child, uncover truth, twists & turns, plot twist, supernatural, danger, family problems, conspiracy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, washington state
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   64%
    User:   76%
 
Omen IV: The Awakening
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Damien Thorn is dead, but his prophecy is reborn in a girl named Delia, who is adopted by two attorneys, Gene & Karen York. When Karen realises her baby was born under suspicious circumstances, she hires a private investigator to find ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, atmospheric, surprise ending
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Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   63%
    User:   75%
 
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From Within
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The residents of a small American town begin to die one-by-one apparently by suicide...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, mind bending, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: small town, afterlife, small town life, mystery, teenage life, deadly, supernatural, clergy, social misfits, vengeance, curses spells and rituals, religions or cults ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   63%
    User:   63%
 
 6.1
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Left Bank
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Belgium
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A chilling thriller about a woman, who upon moving in with her new boyfriend, becomes obsessed with the fate of the previous tenant and descends into madness.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, scary, atmospheric ...
Plot: mentally unstable, memory loss, mental illness, mystery, athlete's life, losing-it hero, contests and competitions, curses spells and rituals, missing person, danger, deadly, foot race ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, middle ages
Place: belgium, europe, antwerp
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   62%
    User:   72%
 
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It
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 192 min.
Story: A series of murders prompts Mike Hanlon to suspect that the supernatural menace that he and a group of friends battled as children has returned. He begins to call his friends to remind them of the oath they swore: if It returned again, they would ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, atmospheric, tense, psychological ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: small town, supernatural, vengeance, murder, monster, friendship, childhood, children, deadly creature, blood, spiders, book ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1990s, 1960s
Place: maine, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   62%
    User:   58%
 
Movie in collections
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The Seamstress
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The Seamstress was brought into being by the desperate curse of an innocent woman being tortured to death by a vigilante mob. Voracious for blood, the hideously-mutilated specter hunts a small group of friends who become trapped on the island where ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, scary
Audience: boys' night
Plot: island, gory, ghost, slasher, supernatural ability, mystery, vengeance, afterlife, supernatural, murder, blood, seamstress ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   61%
    User:   55%
 
In the Electric Mist
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Lt. Dave Robicheaux, a detective in New Iberia, Louisiana, is trying to link the murder of a local hooker to New Orleans mobster Julie (Baby Feet) Balboni, who is co-producer of a Civil War film. At the same time, after Elrod Sykes, the star of the ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense ...
Plot: murder, mystery, police investigation, serial killer, crime, murder mystery, investigation, special agents, corruption, justice, adaptation, twists & turns ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new orleans, louisiana, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   61%
    User:   55%
 
The Last Exorcism Part II
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: France, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: As Nell Sweetzer tries to build a new life after the events of the first movie, the evil force that once possessed her returns with an even more horrific plan.
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, surprise ending
Audience: teens
Plot: curses spells and rituals, haunted by the past, woman in danger, supernatural, deadly, ghost, mentally unstable, supernatural ability, starting over, memory loss, danger, hopes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new orleans, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   61%
    User:   51%
 
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Brutal
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In a small town, a serial killer mutilates the bodies of his victims and leaves a flower on the corpses. The sheriff and his wife/deputy investigate the murders while trying to keep from alarming the citizens. They team up with an autistic hound dog ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, scary
Plot: small town, gory, serial killer, psychopath, crime, crimes, deadly, mystery, gays and lesbians, mentally challenged, prodigy, slasher ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   61%
    User:   70%
 
Hellraiser: Deader
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Romania
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In London, after investigating crack addicted junkies for an article in her newspaper, Amy Klein watches a bizarre videotape where an underground group of youngsters in Bucharest apparently becoming zombies. Amy finds Marla dead with a puzzle cube ...
Style: scary, serious, rough, suspenseful
Audience: teens
Plot: gory, supernatural ability, afterlife, curses spells and rituals, woman in danger, religions or cults, danger, suicide, deadly, supernatural, zombie, investigation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, romania, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   61%
    User:   64%
 
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Evil Eyes
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: India, UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: On a day of solar eclipse, five year old, Naina, loses her eyesight and her parents in a road accident in London. Twenty years later, she is bestowed with the gift of sight thanks to the marvels of modern science. Her period of darkness is over; or ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, mind bending, psychological
Plot: ghost, supernatural ability, afterlife, woman in danger, mystery, danger, village, supernatural, survival, parents and children, curses spells and rituals, destiny ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, england, europe, hong kong, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   60%
    User:   64%
 
The House Next Door
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Walker Kennedy and his wife Col are a happy, voluntarily childless suburban couple. Then the thing they fear the most happens: part of their green surrounding is turned into a building site, for what turns out to be the widely acclaimed first house ...
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful
Plot: danger, mysterious character, suburbs, haunted house, supernatural ability, curses spells and rituals, family in danger, deadly, supernatural, couples, family problems, towel ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   59%
    User:   48%
 
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The Rite
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Hungary, Italy
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Seminary student Michael Kovak (Colin O'Donoghue) reluctantly attends exorcism school at the Vatican. While he’s in Rome, Michael meets an unorthodox priest, Father Lucas (Anthony Hopkins), who introduces him to the darker side of his faith, ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, atmospheric, tense, bleak ...
Plot: supernatural, devil, clergy, good versus evil, hospital, god, church, religion, catholicism, demons, psychology, psychiatry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, italy, latin america, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   59%
    User:   49%
 
The Haunting in Connecticut 2: Ghosts of Georgia
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Sequel to the 2009 mezzo-mezzo supernatural horror purporting to be based on a true story in which a cancer-afflicted teen starts seeing things in the new Victorian house he and his family moved into.
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, atmospheric
Plot: ghost, parents and children, haunted house, curses spells and rituals, family in danger, danger, supernatural, police car, photograph, barking dog, police, mother daughter relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 1990s, year 1993
Place: georgia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   50%
 
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Ghost Lake
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Rebecca Haster blames herself for the death of her parents and decides to spend sometime alone in the lakeside cottage of her parents in Rushford Lake. She meets Stan James on the road and gives a lift to the stranger. Later they become friends, ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, offbeat, suspense ...
Plot: ghost, resort, zombie, lake or river, mystery, small town, dealing with death, family in danger, danger, deadly, isolation, supernatural ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   51%
 

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Harlequin
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In this modern-day version of the Rasputin story, David Hemmings plays an up-and-coming senator, Nick Rast, whose young son is terminally ill with leukaemia. A mysterious faith healer, Gregory Wolfe (Robert Powell), appears and seems to cure the ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, atmospheric, scary, tense ...
Plot: mysterious character, supernatural ability, intrigue, mystery, parents and children, afterlife, curses spells and rituals, sorcerer, magic, illusion, psychic, senator ...
Place: australia
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System:   58%
    User:   61%
 
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Lake Mungo
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 87 min.
Story: 16 year old Alice Palmer drowns in a local dam. When her body is recovered and, her grieving family buries her. The family experiences a series of strange, inexplicable events centered in and around their home. Unsettled, the Palmers seek the help ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, mind bending, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, supernatural, teenage life, youth, mystery, supernatural ability, investigation, uncover truth, parents and children, family life, danger, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, australia
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System:   58%
    User:   69%
 
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